The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 20 14 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +24
Permanent jobs citing Validation 4 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 4.12% 5.56% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.60% 7.02% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Validation
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worthing region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worthing
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 57 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 89.69% 79.17% 93.01%
Number of salaries quoted 62 51 135
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Worthing region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Validation
Salary Trend in Worthing

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Worthing region.

Validation Salary Trend in Worthing

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worthing region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) LabVIEW
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) VectorCAST
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
3 1 (16.67%) Lync
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) French Language
3 1 (16.67%) Italian Language
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worthing region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Lync
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 4 (66.67%) LabVIEW
1 4 (66.67%) VectorCAST
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) French Language
1 1 (16.67%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Test Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Software Test Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Engineering Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) EMC